Comedy Central duo Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are joining the cast of FX's TV adaptation of the Coen Brothers' movie Fargo, EW reports. The two stars of the Comedy Central sketch show Key & Peele, which wrapped up its third season in December, will appear in the final four episodes of Fargo's 10-episode limited run as FBI partners Bill Budge (Key) and Webb Pepper (Peele).
Set to debut on April 15th, Fargo will follow different characters and a different case from the Oscar-winning movie that inspired it but it will keep the movie's subject matter and tone. Billy Bob Thornton, Colin Hanks, Martin Freeman, Bob Odenkirk, Kate [...]
Here's the latest episode of Paul F. Tompkins's internet talk show Speakeasy, and his guests this time around are Key & Peele stars/creators Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele. The three have a lovely conversation about how Key & Peele first met in Chicago, the danger of ironic racism, and a great story about a grandmother watching their show.
Key & Peele stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have signed a deal to write a movie with Judd Apatow, Deadline reports. There aren't too many details yet; Key and Peele will star in and executive produce the film, which will be produced by Apatow Productions. While he wouldn't talk about the movie's plot, Apatow said:
“I love these guys because they are riotously, make you sick because you can’t stop laughing, funny. I think Key and Peele are capable of making the movie that America desperately needs right now.”
It's another piece of good news for Key and Peele, whose sketch show was just renewed for a fourth season.
Here's a promo for Key & Peele's upcoming third season, a music video set to Diplo's "Express Yourself," featuring Key & Peele characters like Obama and Luther, Karim and Jahar, Mr. Garvey, and more dancing at a club.
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, stars of Comedy Central's Key & Peele, made this sketch for The ESPY Awards last night, in which they play two guys who train child athletes for a career in professional sports. It's great that we don't have to wait all the way until Key & Peele's third season premiere in September to get new sketches from these two.